Pneumatic Chisel

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With a chisel and mallet a sculptor could strike thirty blows a minute; with the new pneumatic chisel he could strike a thousand a minute. The sculptor’s hand and mind were then enabled to focus solely on guiding the chisel rather than striking it.


Charles Barnard Tools and Machines (New York, NY: Silver, Burdett and Company, 1903)


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